Domestic/Family Violence Legal Services

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Programs that provide information and guidance and/or representation in court proceedings for individuals who have been abused in an intimate relationship and/or for people who are facing a summary conviction offence or criminal charge for perpetrating abuse. Included are domestic violence law clinics and other legal assistance programs that represent victims of domestic abuse at restraining order hearings or in other civil or criminal actions involving charges against an abuser. AIRS FT-3000.1750

386 Smith Street
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: 401-765-3232
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Organization Name: Sojourner House
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Address:
386 Smith Street
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: 401-765-3232
Fax: 401-861-6157
Services Provided:

Due to Covid concerns, Drop In Center is closed to the public.

  • Housing Office call 401-808-6889
  • Support Groups meeting virtually
  • Non emergency confidential text line for resources 401-214-7882
Provider Profiles:

Sojourner House is a comprehensive domestic violence agency. Every day, we serve victims of relationship violence by providing shelter, advocacy, referrals, and other resources.

The mission of Sojourner House is to promote healthy relationships by providing culturally sensitive support, advocacy, housing, and education for victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking; and to effect systems change.

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/29/2021
114 Touro Street
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 401-846-5263
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Organization Name: Women's Resource Center
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Address:
114 Touro Street
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 401-846-5263
Toll Free Phone: 800-494-8100
Email: info@wrcnbc.org
Services Provided:

The Women's Resource Center (WRC) provides a number of programs and services to clients and their family members who are or have been a victim of domestic violence.

Program and Services

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Our agency does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, age or country of ancestral origin and the delivery of services.

Provider Profiles:

Women’s Resource Center (WRC), serving Newport and Bristol Counties, was founded in 1977 to provide comprehensive domestic violence intervention and prevention services that educate, advocate, and shelter any individual in need of assistance. Each year we help women, children, families, men and the elderly to obtain the services they need to secure their physical, mental, emotional and financial safety from domestic abuse.

Following the advice of the CDC and the State of Rhode Island, the WRC is doing its part to reduce the exposure and spread of the coronavirus to our clients, our employees and the broader community. All staff are working remotely, though our services are still available. The WRC remains a safe haven for support, shelter, and counseling services. We encourage all to stay alert and share our resources to neighbors in need. For assistance, contact 401-846-5263 or info@wrcnbc.org  Our 24-Hour Hotline is 1-800-494-8100. If you are in imminent danger, call 911.

Additional office in Warren

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 2/18/2021
624 Main Street
Warren, RI 02885
Phone: 401-846-5263
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Women's Resource Center
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Address:
624 Main Street
Warren, RI 02885
Phone: 401-846-5263
Toll Free Phone: 800-494-8100
Email: info@wrcnbc.org
Services Provided:

The WRC provides a number of programs and services to clients and their family members who are or have been a victim of domestic violence.

Our agency does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, age or country of ancestral origin and the delivery of services.

Programs and Services link

Do you need help? 

Provider Profiles:

Leading domestic violence prevention through the empowerment of individuals and the community by providing advocacy, education and support services.
A member of the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

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Following the advice of the CDC and the State of Rhode Island, the WRC is doing its part to reduce the exposure and spread of the coronavirus to our clients, our employees and the broader community. All staff are working remotely, though our services are still available. The WRC remains a safe haven for support, shelter, and counseling services. We encourage all to stay alert and share our resources to neighbors in need. For assistance, contact 401-846-5263 or info@wrcnbc.org  Our 24-Hour Hotline is 1-800-494-8100. If you are in imminent danger, call 911.

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 2/18/2021